The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 75 78 94
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Contract jobs citing High Availability 21 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.46% 1.69% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.03% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 10
Median daily rate £438 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1192 1626 1394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.89% 83.17% 82.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 1096 999
Median daily rate £403 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £13.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing High Availability as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing High Availability across the West Yorkshire region.

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the West Yorkshire region.

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +15 21 £438 +19.04% 10
High Availability
Yorkshire

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) Java
3 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 11 (25.00%) TDD
4 11 (25.00%) VMware
4 11 (25.00%) Open Source
5 10 (22.73%) Puppet
5 10 (22.73%) Cisco
5 10 (22.73%) Linux
6 9 (20.45%) MS Office
6 9 (20.45%) F5
6 9 (20.45%) Low Latency
6 9 (20.45%) Microservices
7 8 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (18.18%) DevOps
7 8 (18.18%) REST
8 7 (15.91%) Firewall
8 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
9 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.64%) IIS
9 6 (13.64%) RESTful
9 6 (13.64%) Scala
10 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
10 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
10 5 (11.36%) API Development
10 5 (11.36%) Palo Alto
10 5 (11.36%) HTML
10 5 (11.36%) CSS

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Office 365
4 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 5 (11.36%) IPsec
2 5 (11.36%) VLAN
2 5 (11.36%) VPN
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (9.09%) FCoE
3 4 (9.09%) HTTP
3 4 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 4 (9.09%) NX-OS
4 2 (4.55%) AMQP
4 2 (4.55%) Internet
4 2 (4.55%) Network Security
4 2 (4.55%) SAN
4 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.27%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.55%) Informix
5 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) DB2
6 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) Redis
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) iGaming
2 1 (2.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Architect
2 6 (13.64%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Lead Network Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Network Team Leader
3 5 (11.36%) Team Leader
4 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (9.09%) DBA
4 4 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.82%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (6.82%) HTML Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) REST
2 6 (13.64%) RESTful
3 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
3 5 (11.36%) CSS
3 5 (11.36%) HTML
4 4 (9.09%) CSS3
4 4 (9.09%) HTML5
4 4 (9.09%) Node.js
5 3 (6.82%) .NET
5 3 (6.82%) LAMP
5 3 (6.82%) Web Services
6 2 (4.55%) Dropwizard
6 2 (4.55%) Kafka
6 2 (4.55%) Play Framework
6 2 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (2.27%) Dojo
7 1 (2.27%) JPA
7 1 (2.27%) LESS
7 1 (2.27%) Memcached
7 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Clustering
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) RIA
3 2 (4.55%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) CentOS
5 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) Open Source
2 11 (25.00%) TDD
3 9 (20.45%) Low Latency
3 9 (20.45%) Microservices
4 8 (18.18%) DevOps
5 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.36%) API Development
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.09%) BDD
7 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.09%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.82%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (4.55%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.64%) Scala
4 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.09%) PHP
5 4 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.55%) Go
7 2 (4.55%) Ruby
8 1 (2.27%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Puppet
2 8 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.82%) Salt
4 2 (4.55%) Ansible
4 2 (4.55%) SCCM
4 2 (4.55%) vRealize
5 1 (2.27%) Graphite
5 1 (2.27%) Opsview
5 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) VMware
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco
4 9 (20.45%) F5
5 5 (11.36%) Palo Alto
6 4 (9.09%) Brocade
6 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.55%) Citrix
8 2 (4.55%) IDERA
8 2 (4.55%) RedGate
8 2 (4.55%) Splunk
9 1 (2.27%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) Hortonworks
9 1 (2.27%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle